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Contrarian and momentum profitability revisited: Evidence from the London Stock Exchange 1964-2005

  • Galariotis, Emilios C.
  • Holmes, Phil
  • Ma, Xiaodong S.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Multinational Financial Management.

    Volume (Year): 17 (2007)
    Issue (Month): 5 (December)
    Pages: 432-447

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:mulfin:v:17:y:2007:i:5:p:432-447
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